Musical Dictionary

Musical Dictionary

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minuet

A slow, graceful dance in ¾ time that started in the 1700's in the French court. Gradually, the minuet began to be used as a musical form, especially as the third movement of symphonies.

Category: Dances




Pronunciation:

Example:

Musical Dictionary

Musical Dictionary

Our Interactive Dictionary of Musical Terms®.

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minuet

A slow, graceful dance in ¾ time that started in the 1700's in the French court. Gradually, the minuet began to be used as a musical form, especially as the third movement of symphonies.

Category: Dances




Pronunciation:

Example:

 

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